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Chronic diseases start in the gut. So, why do we turn to pharmaceuticals to suppress symptoms instead of treating the real cause of our illness? Entrepreneur, Naveen Jain plans to turn the pharmaceutical industry upside down with gut microbiome test kits people can take at home. His company, Viome provides a complete inventory of the bio-individual flora and fauna in a person’s gut and offer suggestions on what foods may be causing inflammation and other disease-causing conditions.
[5:32] Naveen describes his early life and how it shaped him into the successful entrepreneur he is today.
[10:35] Viome was created to provide meaningful feedback to clients, based on testing their gut microbiome.
[24:54] Naveen debunks common myths about a supposedly healthy diet and lifestyle.
[38:50] Unpacking the functional microbiome test and utilizing the results.
[46:26] Pharmaceutical companies want to keep you sick.
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